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Total loan: $300

Marget

Meru, Meru, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy more seeds and weed the farm to boost production.


Marget's story

Marget is a married woman. She has 3 children. She describes herself to be honest. She operates a farm where she sells livestock and cereals. She has been involved in this business for over 10 years. Her business is located in a good area and her primary customers are locals. She describes her biggest business challenge to be inadequate working capital. Marget will use the KES 30,000 loan to buy more seeds and weed the farm to boost production. This is her second loan with SMEP Microfinance Bank. She will use the anticipated profits to add farm inputs.